Machine Shop – Fitter/Tuner

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Job Title Fitter/Turner

Location: Ebbw Vale

Employment Type: [Full-time/ Permanent]

Working Hours: Monday- Friday

Salary: £32,000 Annually

Candour Talent Recruitment are currently recruiting for a to join our well-established client based in the Ebbw Vale area.

This role presents a unique chance to become a part of a dedicated team within a well-established company.

Job Description:

A basic week, which is rare, would be 40 hours with start times varying to suit the needs of customers and projects. Normal start would be 8am but could be as early as 4am and if required could be any time during the day or evening.
We off our customers a 24/7 service and are called back to work and site during the month on various occasions and hence we would need total flexibility from potential employees, saying that on average we are called out during a month from once to the worst I can remember over a dozen times in various times including weekends.
We cannot guarantee weekend work but if we look back then during the last ten years or more we generally work Saturdays, from history at least 95% of Saturdays, with hours ranging from 6hrs to 16+hours and during a month we have at least some of our team working Sundays again varying from 4hrs to 16+hrs
Place of work will vary from day to day and during any day, our factory is based in Tredegar but we can be expected to visit and work with our customers sites in various parts of Wales/The West Country and many other parts of the UK as required, occasionally we will expect our team to spend nights away on work related or training requirements.
We are a small business and therefore the requirements for all our team to have a flexible approach to the business is essential with the ability to be compatible with other team members.


To have experience within the general mechanical fitting both at place of work and customers premises

We would look for a trained person within a minimum qualification in most cases of an NVQ3 in mechanical fitting
Some experience in basic welding work
Some ability if required to operate machinery such as, lathes, milling, drilling, brake press, guillotine and drilling etc.
Full clean driving licence
Experience of working in food and pharmaceutical industries a plus
Experience with and knowledge of conveyor systems
Fork truck and IPAF licence and advantage or the willingness to be trained in these operations
Willingness to work at height as part of our operation this could be either in scaffolding, ladders and powered machines such as cherry pickers or scissor lifts etc
Willingness to train as confined space operative (this work we carry out but if candidates meet other requirements then this could be considered at that time)

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to leverage their skills and expertise in a stimulating work environment while contributing to the continued success and growth of the organisation. If you are a motivated professional seeking to take the next step in your career journey, we encourage you to apply today!

How to Apply:

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We thank you for considering Candour Talent Recruitment for your career aspirations and encourage you to continue exploring opportunities with us in the future. Good Luck with your application and we look forward to receiving your CV.

Who are we at Candour Talent?

At our award-winning recruitment agency, we pride ourselves on building strong connections with both our clients and candidates. We operate as both a recruitment specialist for permanent recruitment and a recruitment business for the supply of temporary workers, ensuring that we can effectively meet the diverse needs of our clients and candidates. With a dedicated and passionate team of professionals, we're committed to taking time to understand your unique skills, experiences, and aspirations ensuring that we match you with opportunities that not only align with your professional goals but also inspire you to thrive. Whether you're seeking a career change, advancement, or a new challenge, we're here to support you every step of the way.

Rest assured that when you apply for a role through Candour Talent Recruitment, your details will be handled with the utmost confidentiality and in accordance with our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, outlining how your information will be used.

While we strive to respond to all applicants promptly, please note that only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted for further consideration. If you do not hear back from us within 7 days of your application, we regret to inform you that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.


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